Archive for the ‘designing for constraints’ Category

I’ve just put together a php page that allows the user to quickly get an idea of what is happening real time as the inDoor Harvester prototype is operating. The left side has a table showing the data collected from a micro – controller attached to the harvester measuring the electricity storage in a capacitor […]

here is a quick flash animation describing the first of my door harvesting mechanisms. The swf will be updated as i go along to show detailed shots as well as the circuit. Parts are in the mail right now to start building and testing the actual prototype. more later.

Designing for Constraints simple and accurate: the clock should be easy the access and give the time as quickly and as accuratly as possible, 1. thus a voice activated clock that responds with voice as well. If the clock needs to be read by touch or pressed, the user is required to find the clock […]